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Sedation Medications

Definition of Sedation:

1. The act of calming, especially by the administration of a sedative.

2. The state of being calm.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Sedation

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Sedation. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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fentanyl systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesics
1 review
   
10
secobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturates
0 reviews
   
10
promethazine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antihistamines, phenothiazine antiemetics
10 reviews
   
9.1
butabarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturates
1 review
   
9.0
pentobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturates
0 reviews
   
9.0
phenobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturate anticonvulsants, barbiturates
0 reviews
   
9.0
lorazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics
10 reviews
   
8.5
trazodone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: phenylpiperazine antidepressants
46 reviews
   
8.3
hydroxyzine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
20 reviews
   
7.0
chloral hydrate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
1 review
   
5.5
pentazocine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: narcotic analgesics
0 reviews
   
1.0
dexmedetomidine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
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fospropofol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: general anesthetics
0 reviewsNot rated
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amobarbital systemic (More...)
class: barbiturates
0 reviewsNot rated
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mephobarbital systemic (Pro, More...)
class: barbiturate anticonvulsants, barbiturates
0 reviewsNot rated
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Alternative treatments for Sedation

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Sedation. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Sedation.

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